Half-Day Hoover Dam Tour from Las Vegas

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4 hours
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Pickup is available from select Las Vegas hotels
Time of departure
Morning Departure: 8am Afternoon Departure: 1:30pm
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Tour the Hoover Dam from the inside out on the this half-day trip from Las Vegas. Spend the morning or afternoon exploring this national landmark which sits on the mighty Colorado River. Round-trip transportation, entrance fees and light refreshments are included.

Less than an hour away from Las Vegas is the Hoover Dam. Built during the Great Depression, this impressive engineering marvel spans approximately 245 square miles of surface area and took 3.25 million yards of concrete to construct. Irrigating over 1,000,00 acres and providing water to 8,000,000 people in Arizona, California and Nevada, the Hoover Dam continues to play an essential role for the surrounding economies and their inhabitants. During your tour of the Hoover Dam, you will be treated to the best views from both the Arizona and Nevada sides of the Colorado River. The Mike O’Callaghan/Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, (The Dam Bridge) now offers the highest accessible overlook of the Dam and Black Canyon. Included in this tour is a guided looked inside which includes live presentations, an amazing film about the history and construction of the Hoover Dam, the exhibit gallery, observation deck and a trip down to the observation room to view the massive generators.Round-trip transportation, all entrance fees, snacks and beverages are included.

What's included

  • Entrance fees
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (recommended)